Boeing and Air Lease Corporation (ALC) announced the delivery of the first of 15 B777-300ERs from its existing order pipeline with the manufacturer. This B777-300ER, the eighth B777 in ALC’s fleet, is one of two delivering to British Airways on long-term lease from the lessor. The second B777-300ER for British Airways is scheduled to deliver from Boeing in July 2014.
“The operational capabilities and versatility of the B777-300ER provide significant profitability potential for our customers,” said ALC Chairman and CEO Steven F. Udvar-Hazy. “With its leading economics and passenger-pleasing interior, this aircraft has maintained a broad customer base year after year and will continue to do so long into the future.”